|Tanglewood Tales - Nathaniel Hawthorne|
Librivox recording of Tanglewood Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Read by LibriVox Volunteers. All mythology and/or Hawthorne lovers unite! Here is a delightful collection of charming stories from Greek Mythology. This collection features some very popular characters like our beloved Jason, Ulysses, King Pluto and Theseus (and of course, our favorite, Mr. Minotaur, too). Written in Hawthorne's interesting and beautiful style, these stories will be a great delight to read AND listen to...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; myths; Hawthorne; Greek mythology; children's literature
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|The Abbots Ghost or Maurice Treherne Temptation - Louisa May Alcott|
LibriVox recording of The Abbot's Ghost or Maurice Treherne's Temptation by Louisa May Alcott Written by Louisa May Alcott under her pseudonym, A. M. Barnard, this Christmas story deals with the themes of love and defending one's honor. Although he is disinherited and poor, Maurice Traherne tries to win the hand of his love, Octavia.(Summary by Jennifer Stearns) For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org...
Keywords: fiction; romance; alcott; abbots; ghost; audio books; librivox
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|The Surprising Adventures of the Magical Monarch of Mo and His People - L. Frank Baum|
LibriVox recording of The Surprising Adventures of the Magical Monarch of Mo and His People, by L. Frank Baum. The Magical Monarch of Mo is a set of stories about the titular king, his queen, and his royal children. The stories are uproariously funny, dealing with topics as absurd as a man losing his temper who then tries to find it, an evil midget who steals a princess's big toe, and an entire city filled with highly civilized monkeys! Join the Monarch and all his friends for a rollicking adven...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; Children; Fairy tales; Fantasy; Humor; Short stories
Downloads: 6,371 (4 reviews)